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Pac-12 in perspective

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 09/29/2014 - 09:30
USC defense stuffs Mannion, Washington fakery is a bust, WSU upset puts Utes’ coach back on the griddle and more observations from Pac-12 play this weekend.

A Defining Question in an iPhone Age: Live for the Moment or Record It?

New York Times Headlines - Mon, 09/29/2014 - 09:25
It is no longer enough to record seemingly every last moment of life with your smartphone, it seems. Near-death is fair game, too.






A Glum Sign for Apple in China, as Smuggled iPhones Go Begging

New York Times Headlines - Mon, 09/29/2014 - 09:24
Distrust of American technology and a crackdown on government corruption have left Chinese smugglers struggling to sell their stocks of the iPhone 6.

Jeff Gordon wins and Kasey Kahne also advances, but Greg Biffle is eliminated after first round of NASCAR’s Chase

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 09/29/2014 - 09:24
Jeff Gordon won the AAA 400 in Dover, Del., and Greg Biffle of Vancouver, Wash., was among four drivers eliminated from NASCAR’s Chase for the Sprint Cup Championship. Kasey Kahne of Enumclaw claimed the 12th and final berth in the next round of the Chase.

Tech-friendly cities struggle with new business rules

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 09/29/2014 - 09:23
Ride-sharing services like Uber, Lyft and Sidecar and lodging websites like Airbnb, HomeAway and FlipKey are under scrutiny even in tech-firendly cities concerned about possibly disrupting communities and more established industries.

How far should the government go to protect ‘net neutrality?’

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 09/29/2014 - 09:21
How far should the government go to protect “net neutrality” — the popular idea that Internet service providers shouldn’t manipulate or slow data moving across its networks?

Attorney General Eric Holder and RFK’s legacy

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 09/29/2014 - 09:16
Eric Holder and President Obama have lived both halves of Robert F. Kennedy’s parable, writes syndicated columnist E.J. Dionne Jr.

Editorial: How to keep housing affordable — build more

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 09/29/2014 - 09:16
Housing costs are going up in Seattle, but the city is at a critical moment when smart decisions and planning can keep costs in check even as thousands of new residents arrive.

Guest: Why women stay in abusive relationships

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 09/29/2014 - 09:16
Those in healthy relationships cannot begin to fathom all the aspects of an abusive relationship, writes guest columnist Cathy Aldrich.

California's crop harvest much smaller than usual

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 09/29/2014 - 09:16
With harvest time across California, many of the state's once-robust crops -- from the grapes that make world-famous wines to popular almonds -- are anticipated to be smaller than usual this year due to the state's historic drought.

Police: Suspect flees, returns to shoot at cops

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 09/29/2014 - 09:13
LORMAN, Miss. (AP) — A man who crashed his car trying to evade police in Mississippi sped off in and wrecked a police car — then returned to the site in a third vehicle to shoot at deputies.

Police: Suspect in U.Va. case linked to 2009 homicide

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 09/29/2014 - 09:12

Police match forensic evidence from remains of a Va. Tech student who went missing in 2009.

       

7-year-old child struck in Mantua hit-and-run

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 09/29/2014 - 09:10

7-year-old child struck in Mantua hit-and-runPolice say a 7-year-old girl was struck by an SUV in a hit-and-run accident in Philadelphia's Mantua section.


New Yorker’s Magazine Covers Shift From Polite to Provocative

New York Times Headlines - Mon, 09/29/2014 - 09:09
For most of its existence, the magazine specialized in covers that were calmly reflective and artistic, but they have turned timely, political and poignant.

10 Things to Know for Monday

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 09/29/2014 - 09:07

Thousands of people block a main road in Hong Kong, Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014. Hong Kong activists kicked off a long-threatened mass civil disobedience protest Sunday to challenge Beijing over restrictions on voting reforms, escalating the battle for democracy in the former British colony after police arrested dozens of student demonstrators. (AP Photo/Vincent Yu)Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Monday:


After death, VA persists to collect 59 cents

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 09/29/2014 - 09:04

Five weeks after veteran dies, initial letter arrives from VA seeking payment.

       

After Fire, Chicago Flight Delays Bleed Into Third Day

New York Times Headlines - Mon, 09/29/2014 - 08:58
Air travelers here were bracing for the possibility of more problems as a new week began, three days after a fire at an Illinois air traffic control center halted flights in Chicago.

VIDEO: Modi wows Madison Square Garden

BBC World News - Mon, 09/29/2014 - 08:52
Thousands of Indian-Americans heard Indian PM Narendra Modi speak on Sunday at Madison Square Garden in New York; he meets President Obama on Monday.
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The Working Life: For a Worker With Little Time Between 3 Jobs, a Nap Has Fatal Consequences

New York Times Headlines - Mon, 09/29/2014 - 08:52
The death of Maria Fernandes, a 32-year-old Dunkin’ Donuts worker, has been held up as a symbol of the hardships facing the nation’s army of low-wage workers.